Duluth East is a community high school providing 21st Century classrooms and facilities, experienced teaching staff and excellent educational programs. Our school community strives to provide high achievement for all and a welcoming environment for everyone.
November 28 - 29 - Thanksgiving Holiday Break
December 1 - Bookfair Fundraiser for the library at Barnes and Noble in the Miller Hill Mall 10 - 5
December 4 - Talent Show 7 pm
December 5 - Talent Show 7 pm
December 14 - Holiday Music Concert DECC 7pm
ISD 709 high schools provide:
--Duluth East High School’s speech and debate program has earned membership in the National Forensic League’s prestigious 100 Club. Students earn points and degrees in their honor society based on competitive and service-related activities – the Duluth East chapter achieved 100 or more degrees last year and ranks among the top 10% of schools nationwide. This achievement demonstrates outstanding commitment to teaching students essential life skills, including communication, research, listening, writing and organization.
--Kim Olson, Denfeld and East High School, was selected to attend the Health Science Master Teacher Institute, organized by the National Consortium for Health Science Education. The Master Teacher Institute seeks exemplary health science teachers who demonstrate excellence in teaching. Selection criteria include forward-thinking, serves as a mentor, participates in collaborative initiatives.
Principal: Laurie Knapp
Assistant Principal: Cheryl Lien
Activities Director: Shawn Roed
Address: 301 North 40th Avenue East, Duluth, MN 55804
Mark Your Calendar
East is teaming up with Barnes and Noble to do a bookfair at the Miller Hill Mall store to raise money for the Duluth East Library. East students will be providing entertainment, a craft station for kids, face painting and storytime readings throughout the day. Join us at Barnes and Noble from 10 - 5. A portion of your purchases for the day will be donated back to East High School Library. See you there! Vouchers will be available at Barnes and Noble the day of the event or at East until Nov. 27th
Celebrate My Drive
Thank you to all who committed to drive safely. Winners of the contest will be announced at celebratemydrive.com on December 6th. Check back to see if we had enough support to make our school a winner in the national contest. Even if we are not chosen to win one of the prizes, all of the students, parents and community members who supported out school and committed to drive safely are winners! Thank you for your support.
Duluth East High School is one of 46 Minnesota schools included in Newsweek’s list of America’s Best High Schools for 2013